Pastor Jim DeVore Bio

Pastor Jim DeVore
Jim graduated from University of Southern California 1985 with a BA in Broadcast Journalism to follow his dream of being a disc jockey. He worked at a couple of radio stations in Yuma, Arizona and EL Centro, California.

In October 1986 came to Lancaster as the Operations Director of the Christian Radio Station KAVC.

Attended Grace Chapel in Lancaster and began to volunteer in the Children’s Ministry.

In 1988 Jim married his wife Missy and they now have 6 children, 4 boys, and 2 girls. In 1990 Jim was hired as the Children’s Director and later licensed to become the Children’s Pastor at Grace Chapel. He continued to host a radio show called “Understanding the Times with” the current California State Senator George Runner until 1996.

In 2003 Jim began seminary at Talbot Theological Seminary and graduated in 2005 with a Masters Degree in Theology. Also in 2003 Grace Chapel was approached by the remaining congregation at Littlerock Bible Church and asked if they would start a brand new church using their facilities. Jim DeVore was asked to Pastor that church. On Easter Sunday 2003 Cornerstone Church of Littlerock began it’s mission to serve the people in Littlerock, East Palmdale, Pearblossom, Lake LA, Juniper Hills, Sun Village and other southeast regions of the Antelope Valley with the purpose to Love God and Love People. The Devore family moved to Littlerock in 2004.

In commenting about the purpose of Cornerstone Church Pastor Jim DeVore said “As we love God we desire to worship him, study his Word, the Bible, and to live our lives to honor him. As we love people we have a saying that we don’t expect to clean the fish before we catch them. In other words, come to Cornerstone just as you are and ask God to make you as he wants you to be.”